Small companies may apply for the Blue Chip Enterprise Initiative Award by November 25.
Call (800) AWARD-93 to order an application kit.The initiative recognizes small businesses that have overcome challenges through effective management of internal and external resources.
Companies are evaluated on management of human, quality assurance, marketing, community, financial and technological resources.
The award honors up to four businesses per state. It is co-sponsored by Connecticut Mutual insurance company, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and Nation's Business magazine.